Jadavpur University admission offers Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG), M.Phil, and PhD programmes in various streams like Science, Engineering, Architecture, Education and Humanities & Social Science. The candidates applying for the admissions must have a minimum requirement for enrollment as per the eligibility criteria and also have a valid score in the required entrance examination. The admission process has begun online on July 6, 2021. The application forms have been released for the UG programs like B.Sc, B.Ed SE and PG programs. The dates to apply for the B.Sc course is August 20, for B.Ed. SE course is on August 25.
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Below is an overview of JU admission criteria and process.
|Institution||Jadavpur University, Kolkata|
|Type of Institute||Public|
|Courses Offered||BA, B.Ed, B.Lib.Sc, B.Sc, B.Arch, BE, B.Pharm, B.Tech, MA, M.Lib.Sc, M.Sc, M.Arch, ME, M.Pharm, M.Tech, MCA, PhD, M.Phil|
|Entrance Exam||WBJEE, GATE, GPAT, NATA|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Selection Criteria||Entrance Exam, Interview|
Bachelor of Arts at Jadavpur University is a 3-year course offered to the interested candidates who have the required qualifications to meet the eligibility criteria for Jadavpur University admission 2021. Following are the specializations offered by the university.
|BA||Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sanskrit|
The candidate interested in this course must have passed class 12 in any stream from a recognized university to satisfy the BA eligibility criteria.
The BA selection process is based on marks secured by the candidate in the previous qualifying examination. Seats will be offered as per the following matrix.
Bachelor of Education is a 1-year course offered by Jadavpur University under the Department of Education and the Department of Engineering and Technology in two specializations. The applicants must have minimum marks as per the eligibility criteria and offer seats based on merit scores.
|B.Ed||Bachelor of Education, Special Education|
Jadavpur University B.Ed eligibility criteria requirements are as below:
B.Ed course has 100 seats as per NCTE rule and 20 seats in Special Education. B.Ed selection process will be made based on the merit score calculated as below:
Bachelor of Library and Information Science course is offered under the Department of Library & Information Science of Jadavpur University. There are a total of 60 seats offered to the candidates who meet the eligibility criteria and qualify for the admission test.
The candidate who is interested in this course must meet one of the following B.Lib. Sc eligibility criteria for Jadavpur University admission 2021.
The applicants who fulfil the eligibility criteria have to appear for the Written Admission Test. The final B.Lib.Sc selection process will be made based on the score obtained by the candidate in the entrance examination.
Jadavpur University UG admission 2021 offers a 3-year B.Sc course in five specializations. The applicants must fulfil the eligibility criteria for final selection in the B.Sc programme. Following are the B.Sc specializations offered by the University.
|B.Sc||Chemistry, Geography, Geological Sciences, Mathematics, Physics|
B.Sc eligibility criteria require the applicants to pass class 12 in any stream from a recognized university to be eligible for Jadavpur University admission UG 2021 in the B.Sc programme.
Jadavpur University B.Sc selection process is made based on the fulfilment of eligibility criteria and marks secured by the candidate in the previous qualifying examination.
Bachelor of Architecture is a 5-year course offered by Jadavpur University under the Department of Architecture. There are a total of 35 seats available. The candidate must meet the eligibility criteria for B.Arch admission 2021.
The candidates must have at least 45% aggregate marks in class 12 in the science stream from a recognized institution with Mathematics as a mandatory subject to satisfy the B.Arch eligibility criteria. 5% relaxation in aggregate marks is provided to SC/ ST candidates.
Admissions will be made based on scores obtained by the candidate in the NATA entrance examination. B.Arch selection process offers to those candidates who meet the eligibility criteria.
The Jadavpur University offers a four-year Bachelor of Engineering course in various specializations as listed below to the candidates who meet the eligibility criteria for Jadavpur University admission UG 2021.
|BE||Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology, Instrumentation & Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Power Engineering, Printing Engineering, Production Engineering|
The candidate must have at least 45% (40% for SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD candidates) aggregate marks in class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) and must be at least 17 years of age to satisfy BE eligibility criteria.
The eligible candidates are required to have a valid score in the WBJEE entrance examination. BE selection process is made based on scores obtained by the candidates as per the following seat matrix.
Bachelor of Pharmacy is a 4-year course spread over 8 semesters. The programme is offered under the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology of Jadavpur University to the applicants who meet the eligibility criteria for admission 2021.
|B.Pharm||Bachelor of Pharmacy, Bachelor of Pharmacy (Ayurveda)|
The general candidates must have passed Higher Secondary (Class 12) or its equivalent examination with at least 45% marks (40% for S.C/ S.T candidates) in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology (PCM/ B) taken together and have individual pass marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology, English and Vernacular (or any other fifth subject) to satisfy B.Pharm eligibility criteria.
The applicants who fulfil the eligibility requirements will be shortlisted. There are a total of 65 seats in the B.Pharm course. The candidates with WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board) and/ or AIEEE rank will be given preference at the time of the B.Pharm selection process.
Bachelor of Technology course of three years duration is provided by Jadavpur University in two specializations. The interested candidates who have the eligibility requirements and have qualified WBJEE can apply for B.Tech admission 2021 to appear for the further selection process.
|B.Tech||Food Technology & Biochemical Engineering, Instrumentation & Electronics Engineering|
The candidates interested in B.Tech admission must have passed class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) from a recognized board to fulfil the Jadavpur University B.Tech eligibility criteria.
The B.Tech selection process chooses the candidates who have the required qualification and must also have a valid score in WBJEE for B.Tech admission. The seat matrix is as below.
Jadavpur University provides a Master of Arts programme of 2 years across various specializations. The applicants must have the minimum marks requirement as per the eligibility criteria and qualify for the admission test for Jadavpur University PG admission 2021 in MA.
|MA||Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, English, Film Studies, History, Philosophy, Political Science & International Relations, Sanskrit, Sociology, Environment & Development|
The MA eligibility criteria at Jadavpur University for various specializations are described below.
Candidates looking for the MA selection process will be selected based on marks obtained in the Admission Test. However, some of the specializations have different selection criteria as listed below.
Department of Library & Information Science of Jadavpur University offers M.Lib.Sc course in two specializations. There are a total of 31 seats offered to the candidates who meet the admission eligibility criteria.
|M.Lib.Sc||Library & Information Science, Information Science in Digital Library|
Jadavpur University M.Lib.Sc eligibility criteria for admission 2021 for deputed candidates and other candidates are as follows:
Written Admission Test will be conducted for the eligible applicants. The candidates will be selected in the order of merit calculated based on 50% weightage on the marks secured in the BLIS examination and 50% weightage on the marks secured in the Written Admission Test.
Master of Science is provided by the Jadavpur University. The course is of a two-year duration offered across various specializations. The eligible candidates are offered admission provided they appear for the selection process of admission.
|M.Sc||Geography, Biotechnology, Electronics Science, Instrumentation, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics|
Jadavpur University M.Sc eligibility criteria and minimum marks requirement for various specializations are described below.
Candidates for M.Sc in Electronic Science, Instrumentation, Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics will be selected based on marks obtained by the candidate in Honours/Major papers. The M.Sc selection process in Biotechnology is different as below.
The seat matrix across various specializations is listed below.
The Department of Architecture offers a 2-year course of Master of Architecture at Jadavpur University. There are a total of 10 seats offered by the University to the candidates who meet the eligibility criteria.
The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in Architecture or AIIA passed certificate to satisfy M.Arch eligibility criteria. Additional eligibility criteria are listed below.
M.Arch selection process will be conducted for the candidates who don’t have a valid score in GATE/ GPAT entrance examination.
Masters of Engineering is a postgraduate programme of 2 years provided by Jadavpur University. The applicants must meet the eligibility criteria and have a valid score in the entrance examination to secure a seat at the Jadavpur University ME course.
|ME||Printing Engineering & Graphic Communication, Biomedical Engineering, Water Resources & Hydraulic Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Control System Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Illumination Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Power Engineering, Production Engineering, Software Engineering|
Jadavpur University ME eligibility Criteria of Category A and B candidates is listed below.
ME selection process requires the applicants to have a valid score in GATE/ GPAT examination. If the candidates (Category B) don’t have an entrance test score then they are required to appear for the Admission Test.
The seat matrix of the ME course is as mentioned below.
Master of Pharmacy is a 2-year course spread over 4 semesters offered under the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology in two specializations. The eligibility criteria must be met by the candidates and have a valid entrance exam score.
|M.Pharm||Master of Pharmaceutical Technology, Master of Pharmacy in Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice|
The candidates having a minimum of 60% marks (50% for SC/ ST) in B.Pharm (Ayurveda)/ B. Pharm or any other equivalent examination from a recognized university satisfy M.Pharm eligibility criteria.
M.Pharm selection process is made based on scores obtained by the eligible candidates in the GPAT exam. Admission offers will be made as per the following seat matrix.
Jadavpur University offers a Master of Technology course of 2 years (day) and 3 years (evening) across various specializations to the eligible candidates having a valid score in the entrance examination.
|M.Tech||Illumination Technology & Design, Distributed & Mobile Computing, Energy Science & Technology, Environmental Biotechnology, IT (Courseware Engineering), Nano Science & Technology, Food Technology & Biochemical Engineering, Computer Technology, Instrumentation & Electronics Engineering, Material Engineering, VLSI Design and Microelectronics Technology, Intelligent Automation and Robotics (Eve)|
The M.Tech aspirants must ensure that they meet the following M.Tech eligibility criteria as per the desired specialization.
The applicants must have the required bachelor’s degree to be eligible for admission as mentioned below.
The M.Tech selection process for Category A candidates is described below:
The selection process for Category B candidates is as below
The seat matrix is as follows
Master of Computer Applications offers 44 seats under the Department of Computer Science & Engineering. The course is of three years of duration. The eligibility criteria must be fulfilled by the applicants to secure a seat.
The MCA applicants must have passed a 3-year Bachelor degree from UGC recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks in Honours/Aggregate (45% marks for SC/ ST/ OBCA/ OBC-B/ PwD candidates) along with the following MCA eligibility criteria with minimum marks:
The eligible candidates will have to appear for the MCA selection process based on which the shortlisted list will be released by the University on the official website. Admission will be based only on the score obtained in the admission test. The seat matrix for MCA is as below:
At the doctoral level, Jadavpur University admission offers a PhD in the discipline of Arts and Science. Economics, English, International Relations, Physical Education, Sanskrit, Chemistry, Instrumentation Science, Life science & Biotechnology, Mathematics, Physics are some of the specializations offered in PhD under Jadavpur University admission.
|Arts||Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, English, Film Studies, History, International Relations, Library & Information Science, Philosophy, Physical Education, Sanskrit, Sociology|
|Science||Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Instrumentation Science, Life Science & Bio-Technology, Mathematics, Physics, Geography|
The PhD eligibility criteria for Jadavpur University 2021 is that the candidate should have completed a master's degree in the relevant stream from a recognized university. Jadavpur University admission is done based on the merit in previous examinations and entrance exams conducted by the university followed by personal interviews.
PhD selection process requirements are as follows:
Jadavpur University admission offers courses in M.Phil in several specializations. The course is of two years duration to the applicants who meet the eligibility criteria are mentioned below.
|M.Phil||Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, English, History, International Relations, Library & Information Science, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Social Sciences, Sociology, Women’s Studies, Cognitive Science, Oceanography and Coastal Management|
The applicants must have at least 55% aggregate marks or equivalent grade B in the UGC 7-point scale and the SC/ST/PD/OBC-A/OBC-B candidates need to have 50% marks or its equivalent grade in the following relevant subjects as per the specialization. Other M.Phil eligibility criteria requirements:
M.Phil selection process will be made based on previous qualification marks and admission test scores as per the following criteria.
The seat matrix for the M.Phil course is as below.
Jadavpur University admissions are made to the undergraduate and postgraduate courses, based on merit. And through the entrance examination, the candidates who fulfil the eligibility requirements of the desired course and specialization get admissions. Entrance examination scores like GATE/ GPAT, NATA, WBJEE are required for some of the courses. The last date for admission will be the 19th & 20th of April.
The eligible candidates must register themselves on the official website of Jadavpur University to apply for admission 2021 in any of the UG or PG courses provided by the university. The candidates must apply for the required entrance exam also. The last date for application ideally ends in the first quarter of the year. The candidate must check the Jadavpur University fee structure before applying.
Jadavpur University admission form is available to the link of the university that must be filled by the interested candidates after getting themselves registered for Jadavpur University admission 2021.
The interested candidate must have registered online for the desired programme. Following are the documents required while filling the online application form for Jadavpur University admission 2021.
The Jadavpur University 2021 application form is available on the official website of the University for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Let's see how to get admission to Jadavpur University.
Steps to apply online are listed below.
For further guidance or assistance needed for Jadavpur University Admission 2021, refer to the following contact details.
|JU Admission Contact Details|
|Phone Number||+91 33 2457 2227|
|Address (Main Campus)||Jadavpur University, 188, Raja S.C. Mallick Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, India- 700032|
|Address (Salt Lake Campus)||Jadavpur University, Plot No.8, Salt Lake Bypass, LB Block, Sector-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, West Bengal, India - 700106|
|Course For Admission||Total Tution Fees||Admission Forms|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Tech||Rs. 9,600|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta BA||Rs. 7,200|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta MA||Rs. 4,940|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Tech||Rs. 9,600|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Arch||Rs. 13,625|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Ed||Rs. 4,800|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Ed||Rs. 15,260|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Lib.I.Sc||Rs. 2,400|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Pharm||Rs. 9,600|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.Sc||Rs. 7,200|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta MCA||Rs. 17,850|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Lib.I.Sc||Rs. 4,940|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Pharm||Rs. 2 Lakh|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Sc||Rs. 48,000|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Phil||0|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Phil||Rs. 3,600|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Arch||Rs. 4,800|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta B.P.Ed||Rs. 7,200|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta M.Tech||Rs. 48,000|
|Jadavpur University, Calcutta BE||Rs. 9,600|
How can one get admission in Jadavpur University?
Jadavpur University offers Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG), M.Phil and Ph.D programmes in various streams like Science, Engineering, Architecture, Education and Humanities & Social Science. Admission in Jadavpur University is based on the performance of candidates in their last qualifying exam or the entrance exam depending upon the programmes
How many departments and specialisations are there in the university?
At present, in the engineering faculty, the university is having 17 departments at UG level and 57 specialisations at PG level. Also, there are another 20 departments in Science and Arts faculties
Does Jadavpur University accept any entrance exams for admissions?
Admissions for most of the courses are through the entrance exam at Jadavpur University. The students need to appear for GATE for admission in M.Tech and ME courses. GPAT is mandatory for admission in M.Pharm course
Is hostel facility available at Jadavpur University?
Jadavpur University Calcutta provides separate hostels for both boys and girls. The university has 4 hostels for girls and 9 hostels for boys
Are there any distance-learning programmes offered by Jadavpur University?
Jadavpur University allows no separate programmes as such but the university is planning for distance and Web-based courses
How to apply for Jadavpur University admission?
Jadavpur University admission is open for various UG/ PG/ Ph.D programmes for the academic year 2020. The application form for all UG/ PG programmes is available on the university official website. The first step for JU Kolkata admission is to register on the official website with the basic information. Select the proposed course and then upload the educational details. After the successful registration and form filling is done the candidate should pay an amount of INR 150 through net banking, credit card or debit card. Once the payment is done, candidates will be required to enter their SBI Collect reference number. Applicants are advised to take a printout of the payment slip/ challan which will be generated after the completion of fee payment
What are the basic eligibility requirements for ME admission?
The institute offers Master of Technology with various specializations ranging Printing Engineering & Graphic Communication, Bioprocessing Engineering, Automobile Engineering, to Power Engineering, Production Engineering, Production Engineering. Admission to the proposed courses requires a bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent in the relevant stream and should carry a valid score in GATE
What are the MA eligibility criteria under Jadavpur University admission?
The university offers various MA programmes such as Bengali (Day), Bengali (Eve), Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, English, Film Studies, History, History (Eve), Philosophy (Day), Philosophy (Evening), Political Science with International Relations, Sanskrit (Day), Sanskrit (Evening), Sociology, etc. Candidates seeking MA admission must have passed BA in a relevant stream with a minimum of 50% marks (45% in the case of the backward community)
What are the eligibility requirements for B.Arch, BE/ B.Tech admissions?
Candidates seeking BE/ B.Tech admission must have passed 10+2 in Science stream and must have obtained a valid WBJEE score. For B.Arch admission, the applicant must have passed 10+2 in Science stream and should have obtained a minimum percentage of marks in NATA
The eligibility criteria for admission into B.A. Economics is to have compulsory Mathematics as a subject in your class 12 boards. The candidate must secure above 75% in Mathematics to be able to apply for the course. The marks calculating scheme is as follows: Maths+(Best of 3 subjects) of your class 12 Boards. No entrance exam is held for admission into B.A. Economics. The cutoffs vary from year to year. In our year, the cutoff was 91% for General Category Students and 80% for the Reserved Category.
Speaking frankly. Jadavpur university a prestigious university in India.One should qualify WBJEE entrance examination in order to get admission here. One gets ample possibilities here due to its communication system. Anything like typical cutoff doesn't exist.Here rank matters a lot in WBJEE exam.. 1-1400 rank students generally gets a seat in jadavpur university.
Admission at Jadavpur University is done through WBJEE exam ( mainly). But there are 10% seats which are for jee-main candidates. You have to give WBJEE exam which conducted by WBJEE board every year. You have to pass your 12th with 60% in PCM. The cutoff for b.tech below 2000. But if you want to a good branch then you have to work more on WBJEE exam.
The eligibility criteria for a student who wants to take admission in Jadavpur University (Faculty of Engineering and Technology) is that one should get an average of 60% in his board exams and he should be at least 17 years old. The entrance exam was WBJEE The typical cutoff for pharmaceutical technology was a GMR(General Merit Rank) around 2000.
Anyone above 18 years of age has passed 12th from any recognized higher secondary board in Science course. WBJEE is the entrance exam that one is required to write. The cutoff was 150 to 170 rank in WBJEE. WBJEE rank is the only criteria on which the merit list is made for my course.
Asked By: Anonymous 12 May 2016
It is a simple Process....acquire a rank below 250 in WBJEE and participate in the online counselling of WBJEE. Make sure to put B.E. CS Jadavpur University at the top of your wishlist.
Answer By: Sohail
12 May 2016
Asked By: Anonymous 21 Mar 2016
Admission in Jadavpur University is based on previous degree marks and they shortlist on the basis of that only and cut-off is generally different for other state student and West bengal student so if you apply for this course you should check University website on daily basis,
you can contact to college information centre also for all your query, regarding admission process
Contact Number - +91 33 2457 2227
Answer By: Getmyuni
26 Mar 2016
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